About Us

Dr. Fred Blum

I am Dr. Fred Blum, and while my passion for caring for you and your overall dental health is important, I am aware that my credentials may be equally important to you. Together they help me deliver one of the most comprehensive dental care programs available in the area. The following is an outline of the education, training, honors/awards and affiliations that comprise my achievements in dentistry.


  • Doctor of Dental Medicine (DMD) – Tufts University School of Dental Medicine - Boston, MA
  • General Practice Residency - Peninsula Hospital Center, Far Rockaway, NY
  • Bachelor of Arts in Biology – State University of New York – Binghamton, NY



Professional Associations

What should all of this mean to you? It represents my dedication to keeping up with the latest in the technology and art of dentistry. Add my genuine concern for your oral health and you receive first hand what I teach my students: "Caring beyond dentistry".

I look forward to caring for you and your family.

Fred G. Blum DMD FAGD

"Dentistry is both an art and a craft. Using my skills to help patients improve their oral health and their appearance is a great source of satisfaction to me!"
- Dr. Fred G. Blum -

Dr. Caprice Dakwar

A note to my patients,
There is no greater honor than being able to cultivate a relationship with my patients that is based on trust and compassion. I pride myself on taking the time necessary to listen to each patient, making certain that I have a true understanding of their needs and desires. Doing this allows me to personalize their treatment and to hopefully exceed their expectations. I am dedicated to providing a dental experience that is gentle and comfortable. Together, we can create and maintain your most healthy and beautiful smile!

With heartfelt gratitude,
Dr. Caprice Dakwar


  • Doctor of Dental Surgery - State University of New York at Buffalo, School of Dental Medicine Buffalo, NY
  • General Practice Residency - Morristown Memorial Hospital, Morristown, NJ
  • Bachelor of Arts Degree in Medical Anthropology - State University of New York at Buffalo
  • Bachelor of Arts Degree in Comparative Literature - State University of New York at Buffalo


Professional Associations


  • Healing the Children- Volunteer mission trips to Guatemala and Brazil. Providing dental care to children in underprivileged areas.

"My philosophy is to treat every patient the way I want to be treated; with respect, professionalism and compassion."
- Dr. Caprice Dakwar -